weekend with kids
Hot-Mamma and Daddy-o headed to Brisbane for an
extended weekend, the kids came to visit This Girl. This is what happened.
Water is life
Why is it so hard to get kids to drink water when
water is life? Ace went to bed with a half (small) glass of water. When I asked
him if he needed a drink the next morning he told me he still had some from the
Full to the brim with a virus I pleaded with him,
'Well could you drink it please?’
Elena tells me Spotto is a kind-of a well-known
game. Read – I am old.
You play it with yellow cars only. When you spot
one driving, you yell 'Spotto' for one, ‘Banana Split’ for two, ‘Banana
Smoothie’ for three and ‘Banana King’ for four.
Has there always been so many yellow cars on the
Choosing DVDs with kids is a minefield. What are
‘Really? Which ones?’ (aka prove it!)
After the long list, the full story emerged, ‘It
depends what's written in the classification box.'
Madagascar 3 was great.
A sick child
Stress! Parents deal with this ALL THE TIME!!
Ace looked grey most of the weekend, which he spent
hacking up his guts. Like, whole-body convulsion coughing. He coped much better
than I did.
Sleeping with the heater on helped.
Kids speak another language. Ace speaks computer
games. I’ve now had a complete low-down on all things Pokemon and Minecraft.
And wasn’t he chuffed when the sales assistant at Smiggle said about his Minecraft jacket, ‘That is such an awesome jacket!!!!’
If you give kids a choice of Cadbury’s Marvellous Creations,
they're always go for the one with popping candy.
When will the explosions in my head STOP!!!!
We spent Saturday morning shopping. I said I needed to
get some things for others but I was also spying on the things they like.
Walking through the Elizabeth Street Mall on the way to our much-deserved hot
chocolate, Elena took my hand and held it while we walked down the road.
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